Events

This section provides details of events organised both by Public Health Network Cymru and by other organisations. If you would like to advertise your event on this website please e-mail: publichealth.network@wales.nhs.uk

Registration for all Public Health Network Cymru events is through Eventbrite. If you experience any issues registering in this way please contact us.

 

Past Events
13 Sep

The event highlights the benefits of research in care homes, what it means to take part and how your home can get involved; hearing from both researchers and from care home staff who have taken part in research.

19 Sep

We will be bringing together a panel of expert presenters to discuss current research in gambling and its implications for population and public health. The aim of the seminar is to develop a shared agenda and identify potential collaborations for future research on problem gambling. If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Clare Olson at OlsonC@cardiff.ac.uk by Wednesday 29th August.

19 Sep

On the Move – Alcohol and Travel

Coldra Court Hotel, Newport, Gwent

This year, Alcohol Concern’s annual conference will be looking at the social context of drinking – focussing on the complex relationship between alcohol and travel.

19 Sep

Working in Partnership: Holding up the Mirror

Swalec Stadium, Cardiff CF11 9XR

This seminar will focus on ‘holding up the mirror’ so that the design and delivery of a service is focused on the individual, irrespective of who is actually delivering the service.

26 Sep

Process Evaluation of Complex Interventions

Glamorgan Building, Cardiff

The aim of this one-day course, led by Dr Rhiannon Evans, is to provide participants with a working knowledge of the theory and practice of process evaluation of complex interventions. The teaching team includes authors of numerous empirical and methodological works related to process evaluation, including recent MRC guidance specialist Dr Graham Moore.

27 Sep

The aim of this one-day course is to provide participants with an introduction to exploratory studies of complex public health interventions, also described as ‘pilot’ and ‘feasibility’ studies. Such studies generate the evidence needed to decide whether and how to proceed with a full scale effectiveness study.

27 Sep

Working in Partnership: Holding up the Mirror

Glasdir, Plas yn Dre, Llanrwst, Conwy, LL26 0DF

This seminar will focus on ‘holding up the mirror’ so that the design and delivery of a service is focused on the individual, irrespective of who is actually delivering the service.

03 Oct

Children can experience uncertainties, adversity, poverty and trauma. The ability to adapt well, cope better and thrive despite these challenges is a crucial aspect of their lives. The Children in Wales Annual Round Table Conference will provide opportunities to consider current research and practice that takes a ‘whole child’ approach to improving resilience in childhood.

09 Nov

This timely seminar focuses on the future for mental health services in Wales. It will provide an opportunity to assess what more might be done to develop young people’s resilience and provide mental health support, and discuss the key issues arising from the inquiry into the Emotional and Mental Health of Children and Young People and early indications from the Welsh Government pilot initiative on specialised services in schools.

15 Nov

Eileen Illtyd Memorial Lecture on Human Rights - 2018

Faraday Lecture Theatre, Swansea University Singleton Campus

An annual lecture on human rights. This year the lecturer will be Jeremy Miles AM, Counsel General for Wales, who will speak about human rights protection in Wales.

27 Feb

Following on from the hugely successful inaugural ”Getting Wales Moving: Delivering on the Wellbeing for Future Generations Act” conference, we are very pleased to announce the date for the second event in the series on the 27th of February 2019. This year’s conference will again feature influential and well-respected speakers with anticipated insights from the Welsh Government, Sport Wales, and leading figures involved in improving population health and tackling inactivity and skills shortages across workforce and communities.